January 25, 2016

After the recent terrorist attacks in Paris, Beirut and San Bernardino, California, there has been an increase in incidents targeting the Muslim community and those who are perceived to be Muslim. ADL has created a number of resources to help families, educators and community members challenge anti-Muslim bias, including: Myths and Facts about Muslim People…
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top-ten-issues-2015 (1) December 24, 2015

In Charleston, SC, people gathered in solidarity after a racist gunman killed parishioners; in Norway, Muslims formed a protective human chain around a synagogue; in Texas, a young boy emptied his piggy bank to repair a mosque damaged by arsonists; and in France, a Muslim immigrant saved Jewish lives. These and others topped the Anti-Defamation…
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December 4, 2015

ADL New Jersey’s Civil Rights Committee  was joined by Marilyn Mayo, Co-Director of the Anti-Defamation League’s Center on Extremism for a lively presentation and discussion on the current heated environment around immigration. Committee members learned more about the bigoted rhetoric that has emerged in the immigration debate and how extremists, including white supremacists, are being recharged…
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November 30, 2015

Table Talk: Family Conversations about Current Events NOTE TO PARENTS/FAMILY MEMBERS Because the issue of gun violence and mass shootings is in the news so frequently, young people are talking about it, which makes it an important issue to discuss with them. However, it is a sensitive, scary and potentially painful topic. Prior to raising…
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